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Uruguay’s Arcos Dorados issues sustainability-linked bonds

Arcos Dorados, the world’s largest operator of McDonald’s restaurants, has enlisted Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP in New York and Lefosse in São Paulo to issue sustainability-linked notes worth US$350 million.

13 May 2022

Suzano calls on Lefosse to acquire forestry assets

Pulp and paper manufacturer Suzano has enlisted Lefosse to buy forestry assets in four Brazilian states for US$667 million.

11 May 2022

Brazilian agritech gets US$60 million in funding round

Bronstein, Zilberberg, Chueiri e Potenza Advogados has helped Brazilian agriculture technology company Solinftec obtain a US$60 million investment led by US and local private equity groups.

11 May 2022

Latin Lawyer Deal of the Year winners announced

Latin Lawyer announced the winners of its 16th annual Deal of the Year Awards at a charity dinner in São Paulo on 5 May, which was attended by over 250 guests.

06 May 2022

BTG Pactual acquires stake in Absolute Investimentos

Brazilian asset management company Absolute Investimentos has hired Lefosse to sell a minority stake in the business to local bank BTG Pactual.

06 May 2022

Lefosse promotes six to partner

Brazilian Elite firm Lefosse has elevated six lawyers to its senior rank, bolstering its M&A, disputes, tax and investment fund offerings.

05 May 2022

Brazilian biotech SuperBac merges with US SPAC

XPAC Acquisition, a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC), has enlisted US firm Shearman & Sterling LLP, Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo and Maples Group in the Cayman Islands to combine with Brazilian biotech company SuperBac.

03 May 2022

Vella Pugliese opens new office and appoints counsel

Brazilian law firm Vella Pugliese Buosi e Guidoni Advogados has opened an office in the agribusiness hub of Ribeirão Preto and strengthened its M&A offering by appointing a Lefosse associate as counsel.

26 April 2022

Tauil & Chequer poaches partner from Lefosse

Highly Recommended firm Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown has strengthened its M&A offering by hiring a partner from Lefosse.

25 April 2022

Lefosse steers TOTVS-Itaú fintech joint venture

Lefosse has helped Brazilian software company TOTVS enter into a joint venture with Itaú Unibanco to create a digital financial services platform for small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs).

22 April 2022

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